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Classic fairy tales from ancient Palestine and Jordan

Hikmat Ben Odeh

Classic fairy tales from ancient Palestine and Jordan

by Hikmat Ben Odeh

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Published by H. Ben Odeh in Irbid, Jordan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Palestine.,
  • Jordan.
    • Subjects:
    • Fairy tales -- Palestine.,
    • Fairy tales -- Jordan.,
    • Folklore -- Palestine.,
    • Folklore -- Jordan.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesClassic fairy tales
      StatementHikmat Ben Odeh ; illustrated by Wided Ayal ; with an introduction by Denise D. Minnus.
      ContributionsAyal, Wided.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.B423125 Cl 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination152 p. :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL653071M
      LC Control Number96965093

        Classical fairy tales are powerful. The truth is classical fairy tales make us better people. They help us become resilient, kind and even more intelligent. Reading these stories may have been entertaining in childhood, but now they are so much more. If you ever feel the need to be inspired and motivated, try reading a classic fairy tale. Although plenty of people may persist in believing in these fairy tales, that doesn’t make them true. Indeed, prior to the UN partition plan, even Palestinian Arab leaders openly affirmed.

      Jack Zipes is professor emeritus of German and comparative literature at the University of Minnesota and the author, translator, and editor of dozens of studies and collections of folk and fairy tales. His recent books include Why Fairy Tales Stick: The Evolution and Relevance of a Genre, Relentless Progress: The Reconfiguration of Children's Literature, Fairy Tales, and Storytelling, and The. English Fairy Tales And Stories The country now known as England has a history of settlement by various cultures, including the Romans and the Vikings, spanning b years. It is a land rich in folklore and many of the folk tales have ancient origins.

      The Complete Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales - Classical Illustrations and / or Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales Moments in History: Ancient Egypt, Shirley Jordan. D'Aulaires Book of Norse Myths. The Complete National Geographic, Years. A Classic United States History Book, Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall (grades 7.   Jewish archeologists were left scrambling for answers when their DNA analysis of bones found in an ancient grave dating to as much as 6, years ago showed that some of the earliest inhabitants of the land of Israel were aryan-looking with fair skin and blue eyes. Blue-eyed, fair-skinned settlers inhabited the Levant some 6, years ago, according to an international interdisciplinary .


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